Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
St. Lukes Health System is currently seeking an Advanced Practice Provider to join the St. Lukes Palliative and Supportive Care team in Twin Falls, Idaho. We are looking for a candidate who is passionate about Palliative Medicine and is wanting to make a difference in the lives of the patient and their family. The APP will work closely with a team of Physicians, APPs and Social Workers in an inpatient and outpatient setting throughout our Magic Valley locations.
Palliative & Supportive Care offers patients and their families an extra layer of support through specialized expertise. Palliative & Supportive Care helps patients actively seeking cure and/or aggressive therapies by reducing symptom burden and improving quality of life.The APP works under the supervision of a designated physician.
Experience in Palliative Care is preferred.
JOB REQUIREMENTS INCLUDE:
Graduation from an accredited school with a minimum of a Masters Degree and certification, as required by the specialty, as well as eligibility to obtain licensure from Idaho to practice as a Nurse Practitioner
Must obtain and maintain unrestricted prescriptive authority, DEA, and controlled substance licenses.
Excellent communication skills to include oral and written comprehension/expression.
Ability to manage a fast-paced, busy clinical environment related to changing patient needs, including work with patients with acute, chronic, and complex disease processes.
Ability and willingness to exhibit behaviors consistent with standards for performance improvement and organizational values (e.g., efficiency & financial responsibility, safety, partnership & service, teamwork, compassion, integrity, and trust & respect).
WHY ST. LUKE'S?
St. Lukes is Idahos largest employer and most awarded health system, with a medical staff of over 1,800 physicians and advanced practice providers. Made up of eight hospitals around central and southern Idaho, we are proud to be the only locally owned and operated, physician-led, not-for-profit health system in the state. St. Lukes has been awarded as one of the Top 15 Health Systems in the country for the eigth consecutive year, designated by IBM Watson Health Analytics. We are committed to providing high quality patient care and positively impacting the lives of those in our community. St. Lukes enjoys an outstanding reputation as both a quality employer and a superior healthcare organization.
ABOUT TWIN FALLS:
Twin Falls is the center of the Magic Valley in southern Idaho, a thriving agricultural economy with innovative food science and production companies including Chobani, Cliff bar, Glanbia, and Agropur. The Snake River Canyon and nearby Sawtooth Mountains provide abundant world-class recreational opportunities including rock climbing, golfing, skiing, mountaineering, white-water rafting and kayaking, cycling, hiking, and many other outdoor activities. The community supports active sports and community arts programs.
For additional information, please contact recruiter, Kiera Stites at firstname.lastname@example.org
*St. Lukes is an equal opportunity employer without regard to race, religion, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other status or condition protected by law.
As the only Idaho-based, not-for-profit health system, St. Luke’s Health System is part of the communities we serve, with local physicians and boards who further our organization’s mission “To improve the health of people in our region.” Working together, we share resources, skills, and knowledge to provide the best possible care, no matter which of our hospitals you choose.